Symposium: The Gender Dimensions of Terrorism - Newark, NJ

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The Women's Rights Law Reporter Proudly Presents its 2009 Symposium:

THE GENDER DIMENSIONS OF TERRORISM: HOW TERRORISM IMPACTS THE LIVES OF WOMEN

Date: Friday, March 6, 2009
Location: Rutgers School of Law, 123 Washington St., Newark, NJ
Register: Email wrlr.symposium@gmail.com
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Program:
Morning Session
9:30 AM: Breakfast

10:00 AM: Welcome, Stuart L. Deutsch - Dean, Rutgers Law, Newark

10:15 AM: Keynote Address, Susan N. Herman - President, ACLU

10:45 AM: Break

11:00 AM: Panel 1, What is Terrorism?

  • Tom ParkerDirector, Terrorism, Counterterrorism, and H.R., Amnesty Int'l USA
  • Beverly GageAssistant Professor, U.S. History, Yale University
  • Vince WarrenExecutive Director, Center for Constitutional Rights
  • Ahmed BulbuliaProfessor of Law, Seton Hall University
  • Moderated by Greg Mark, Assoc. Dean for Institutional Affairs, Rutgers Law - Newark
  • 12:00 PM: Panel 2, How Terrorism Impacts Women's Human Rights

  • Rhonda CopelonProfessor of Law, CUNY School of Law
  • Jasmin ZineAssociate Professor, Department of Sociology, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Amina JamalProfessor of Sociology, Ryerson University
  • Dr. Maliha ChishtiProfessor, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Moderated by Francis Bouchoux - Assoc. Dean for Student Svcs, Rutgers Law-Newark
  • 1:00 PM: Lunch

    Afternoon Session
    2:00 PM: Afternoon Keynote, Karima Bennoune - Professor, Rutgers Law

    2:30 PM: Break

    2:45 PM: Panel 3, Women's Roles in Terrorist Organizations

  • Dr. Mia Bloomauthor, Dying to Kill: The Allure of Suicide Terror
  • Dr. Margaret Gonzalez-Perez - Professor, Political Science, Southeastern Louisiana U.
  • Paige EagerProfessor, Hood College
  • Farhana AliInternational Policy Analyst, RAND Corporation
  • Moderated by Adil Ahmad Haque - Professor, Rutgers Law-Newark
  • 4:00 PM: End

    For more information or questions about events and speakers, please email the Women's Rights Law Reporter's Symposium Coordinator, Emily Anderson, at wrlr.symposium@gmail.com.

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    March 5, 2009